Education leaders calling to bring more African American teachers to Baltimore City

Baltimore, Md. (WMAR) –

Baltimore City Schools is teaming up with Baltimore Movement of Rank-and-File Educators or BMORE to bring more African American Educators to the city.

Cristina Duncan Evans with BMORE said students will learn better from people who look like them.

 “It’s really important for kids of all races to have educators that are diverse,” Duncan Evans said.  “To have African American Educators, especially important for our black students.”

Duncan Evan said certification issues and racial discrimination make it difficult for African Americans to get job as teachers in the city.

 “Administrators both white and black have a really radicalized…

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